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'''Harry Leon Wilson''' (May 1, 1867 – June 28, 1939) was an American novelist and dramatist best known for his novels ''Ruggles of Red Gap'' and ''Merton of the Movies''. His novel ''Bunker Bean'' helped popularize the term flapper.
Birth nameHarry Leon Wilson
Birth date{{birth date|1867|5|1|df=y}}
Birth placeOregon, Illinois, United States
Death date{{death date and age|1939|6|28|1867|5|1|df=y}}
Death placeCarmel, California, United States
OccupationNovelist/Dramatist
SpouseWilbertine Nesselrode Teters (1898-1900)
Rose O'Neill (1902-1907)
Helen MacGowan Cooke (1912-1927)
Yearsactive1886–1939
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